Never believe that a few caring people can not change the world, for, indeed, that's all who ever have. Margaret Mead
NOW Recruiting Tutors, Youth Leaders and Assistant Youth Leaders
for VMSRA 2017
Vickery Meadow Summer Reading Academy
July 5 thru August 3
Jack Lowe Elementary, 7000 Holly Hill
Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays only
7am to 12noon
Special thanks to DMN Education Reporter, Holly Hacker
We enjoyed a splendid fall day during our first McShan Reading Homeroom Saturday School
October 1st. Take a peek, won't you?
We are grateful to each of you for your extraordinary underpinning of this valuable, collaborative effort among our many community partners in 2016.
With your continued support and guidance,
we look forward to an even greater VMSRA 2017!
In the interim, come yourself, and please encourage your congregations, organizations and friends to join us at DISD's McShan Elementary, 8307 Meadow Road, for one-on-one refugee English tutoring starting September 6, 8am to 3pm Monday through Thursday each week during the coming school year.
Thursday July 5, 2017 (Set Up)
through Friday August 4, 2016 (Box Up)
Jack Lowe Elementary
7000 Holly Hill, Dallas
MANDATORY ORIENTATION MONDAY JULY 10
Classes Begin - Tuesday, July 11
Classes End - Thursday, August 3
Our FABULOUS VMSRA 2015 YOUTH LEADERS
[Confession: we goofed and did not take a 2016 group shot!
Our group wouldn't fit on the staircase, anyway!]]
Youth Leaders 2014
The Vickery Meadow Summer Reading Academy (VMSRA)
instructs students during their traditional DISD Summer Break.
VMSRA brings together English reading and writing skills, and personal development in classroom discipline, independent work ethics, and self-confidence for good education.
Please register by going to our
Anissa Hodo, Joan Gremont, Caitlyn Hodo - Youth Leader of the Year 2015, Dalene Buhl
We are a volunteer staff of youth and adults.
Our Mission is to
further Vickery Meadow students’ English reading and writing skills, and personal
development in classroom discipline, independent work ethics, and